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Xmas Break Computer Build

posted Mar 15, 2012, 5:07 PM by Tylar Murray   [ updated Mar 15, 2012, 5:35 PM ]
I have been a bit bored so I built a computer for my enjoyment. I copy-pasted some stock photos of the hardware below. I'm amazed at how simply and smoothly everything went, and in the end I got a pretty amazing machine for ~$500. 

XFX Radeon HD 6770 HD-677X-ZNFC Video Card Seagate Barracuda 160GB 3.5" SATA 6.0Gb/s Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive AMD FX-4100 3.6GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ Quad-Core Desktop Processor ASRock 970 EXTREME3 ATX AMD Motherboard Mushkin Enhanced Radioactive 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory
  • Antec LanBoy Air (yellow) B-stock 
  • XFX HD-677X-ZNFC Radeon HD 6770 1GB 128-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
  • Seagate Barracuda ST3160316AS 160GB 7200 RPM 8MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive
  • AMD FX-4100 Zambezi 3.6GHz (3.8GHz Turbo) Socket AM3+ 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor FD4100WMGUSBX
  • ASRock 970 EXTREME3 AM3+ AMD 970 SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
  • Mushkin Enhanced Radioactive 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model 997005
Yeh, it's pretty sweet if I do say so myself.

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